Month: August 2016

Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection Accepting Applications for Clark County District Court Open Seat

The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection (Commission) announced Monday, Aug. 29, that it will accept applications for the Eighth Judicial District Court, Department 29, open judicial seat until 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 23. The vacancy follows the death of District Judge Susan W. Scann. The appointment process is open to all Nevada attorneys with […]

SMOLO Institute: How to Guarantee Your Practice Fails

How to Guarantee Your Practice Fails – Gina Bongiovi © 2016 Starting in 2012, I began seeing articles in the press about the problems facing large law firms and why these firms are imploding at an alarming rate (BusinessWeek: “Law Firms’ White-Shoes Blues,” Paul Barrett 4/18/12). In recent months, I’ve seen that trend impact long-standing, […]

2016 Pro Bono Celebration Schedule Set

The Access to Justice Commission has set the schedule for October’s Pro Bono Celebration. The formal event, which runs from Sunday, Oct. 23 to Saturday, Oct. 29, will include Pro Bono events throughout the state, including continuing legal education courses, pro bono clinics and ask-a-lawyer events